English noun: pot
|1.||pot (artifact) metal or earthenware cooking vessel that is usually round and deep; often has a handle and lid|
|Broader (hypernym)||cooking utensil, cookware, vessel|
|Narrower (hyponym)||boiler, caldron, cauldron, coffeepot, dixie, Dutch oven, kettle, marmite, pottle, saucepot, stockpot, teapot, urn|
|2.||pot (artifact) a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination|
|Synonyms||can, commode, crapper, potty, stool, throne, toilet|
|Broader (hypernym)||plumbing fixture|
|Narrower (hyponym)||flush toilet, flushless toilet, lavatory, potty chair, potty seat|
|Part holonym||toilet bowl, toilet seat|
|Part meronym||bath, bathroom, bathroom, can, john, lav, lavatory, privy, toilet|
|3.||pot (quantity) the quantity contained in a pot|
|4.||pot (artifact) a container in which plants are cultivated|
|5.||pot (quantity) (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent|
|Samples||A batch of letters.|
A deal of trouble.
A lot of money.
He made a mint on the stock market.
See the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos.
It must have cost plenty.
A slew of journalists.
A wad of money.
|Synonyms||batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle, mint, mountain, muckle, passel, peck, pile, plenty, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad|
|Broader (hypernym)||large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity|
|Narrower (hyponym)||deluge, flood, haymow, inundation, torrent|
|6.||pot (possession) the cumulative amount involved in a game (such as poker)|
|Broader (hypernym)||bet, stake, stakes, wager|
|Domain category||poker, poker game|
|7.||pot (body) slang for a paunch|
|Synonyms||bay window, corporation, potbelly, tummy|
|Broader (hypernym)||belly, paunch|
|Domain usage||argot, cant, jargon, lingo, patois, slang, vernacular|
|8.||pot (artifact) a resistor with three terminals, the third being an adjustable center terminal; used to adjust voltages in radios and TV sets|
|Broader (hypernym)||potential divider, voltage divider|
|9.||pot (artifact) street names for marijuana|
|Synonyms||dope, gage, grass, green goddess, locoweed, Mary Jane, sens, sess, skunk, smoke, weed|
|Broader (hypernym)||cannabis, ganja, marihuana, marijuana|
English verb: pot
|1.||pot (contact) plant in a pot|
|Samples||He potted the palm.|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|Broader (hypernym)||embed, engraft, imbed, implant, plant|